13 Jul 2018

Off-the-Shelf Software is Limiting Your Company’s Productivity

Off-the-Shelf Software is Limiting Your Company’s Productivity
Whenever company leaders look for new opportunities to increase employee productivity, they typically turn to software as a way to accomplish precisely that. "Our old systems aren't keeping up with our modern day demands," they tell themselves. "Obviously, a new piece of technology is the silver bullet we've been looking for. Sadly, this isn't necessarily the case. In certain situations, software can inject a significant boost of productivity into a business - both at the larger, organizational level and on an employee by employee basis. But what a lot of people fail to realize is it isn't ANY software that will get the job done. Only the right software can positively impact productivity in the way that you need. The wrong software, on the other hand, tends to have the exact opposite effect at the worst possible moment.
Author: Lance Keene
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28 Jun 2018

Should You Use Off-the-Shelf Software to Manage Customer Relationships?

Should You Use Off-the-Shelf Software to Manage Customer Relationships?

You may think that the ultimate success of your company will live and die based on the quality of the products and services you offer... but from a certain perspective, you'd actually be wrong. Because as important as these things are, they also change all the time. They're in a constant state of flux. You're always releasing something bigger, faster, better - making upgrades and improvements along the way. The true foundation of your organization - the thing that gives you your edge and that guarantees you'll still be around in a decade - rests on a different kind of quality. The quality of the essential relationships that you're forming with your customers every single day. So why, then, would you choose to manage something so important with a piece of off-the-shelf software?

Author: Lance Keene
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21 Jun 2018

Shortcuts Don't Save You Money in Business

Shortcuts Don't Save You Money in Business
Many businesses are tempted to take shortcuts in order to save money. They believe that if they can pay less for certain products or services, they can boost their profits by reducing overall expenses. However, this doesn't always work. In fact, in many cases, the business settles for less than what it really needs. For example, the business may complete only part of a project instead of finishing the whole thing. Businesses may also invest in a lower quality product or service that ends up costing them money in the end. Although taking a shortcut may seem like a good idea, it is rarely beneficial to your business in the long run.
Author: Lance Keene
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14 Jun 2018

Why Do I Need Customized Operations Management Software?

Why Do I Need Customized Operations Management Software?
One of the goals of every business should be to run efficiently. That cannot happen if the right employees, systems and processes are not in place. Ultimately, your entire infrastructure should be cost-effective, saving time and money. When figuring out your internal operations, figuring out the logistics, product development, time-tracking and analytics should also be a part of the equation.Having a unique system custom tailored to your needs and processes is crucial, and it starts with using the right software. Custom operations software is often overlooked, with companies spending thousands of dollars before they begin to get it right.
Author: Lance Keene
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11 Jun 2018

Your Software Can Be a Competitive Advantage

Your Software Can Be a Competitive Advantage
Every day you make many decisions for your business – those decisions range from budget and return on investment to growth and competitive advantage. Yes, as a business owner, you are very much like a tightrope performer, balancing your business’ immediate needs with its long-term needs and growth.
In most cases, business growth involves maintaining a Competitive Advantage. One of the easiest ways to get a competitive advantage is through the technology your company uses. In the past companies replaced humans with machines that could do some tasks more quickly. Over the years the nature of competition has changed. Today, your choice of software can give you the competitive advantage you need. Not the prepackaged or off-the-shelf software that you can purchase at the local technology retailer, but custom software that is built to suit your business’ specific needs.
Author: Lance Keene
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